December 26, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Classes of confidence

This is the season to think about our ambitions for the coming year.  Between family gatherings, holiday festivities and shopping, we ask ourselves in the back of our minds what goals we’d like to achieve.  More...

Obituaries

Paul E. Labbe Jr.

ATLANTA, Ga. — Paul E. Labbe Jr., born on Memorial Day, May 31, 1982, was the beloved son of Holly (Card) and Paul E. Labbe Sr. of Harpswell.  More...

World

African leaders in South Sudan for peace talks

JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN   Fighting persisted in parts of South Sudan’s oil-producing region as African leaders today tried to advance peace talks between the country’s president and the political rivals he accuses of attempting a coup that More...

Maine

May be Friday before power back in Maine

LITCHFIELD   Some homes and businesses from Maine to Michigan and into Canada that have been without electricity since last weekend’s ice may not get their power back for another day — or longer.  More...

Community

Lisbon High School graduate touts training through MELMAC

LISBON   Ryan Brewer, a class of 2013 graduate of Lisbon High School, was the first of recent graduates to be invited back to his alma mater to participate in a MELMAC Education Program Aspirations project.  More...